10 Covid patients at St. Ann’s Hospital

10 Covid patients at St. Ann’s Hospital

There are ten patients at the St. Ann’s Psychiatric Hospital. 

Additionally, there have been eight new cases of Covid-19 in the country. 

The Ministry of Health confirmed the news in its daily clinical update. 

It then provided the clinical update as of the morning of Saturday 26 September: 

Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the UWI, and other local sites for testing for COVID-19- 30,544

Number of unique patient tests completed- 27,481

Number of repeated tests- 3,063

Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago- 4,285

Total number of active cases- 2,030

Number of deaths- 70

Number of persons discharged from public health facilities- 914

Number of recovered community cases- 1,271

Recovered community cases refer to persons who were previously COVID-19 positive and in self-isolation at home and subsequently met the discharge criteria and were released from self-isolation.

There are 101 Covid-19 Positive Patients in Hospital:

  • Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility- 54 (5 in ICU and 8 in HDU)
  • Caura Hospital- 24
  • Arima General Hospital- 6
  • Augustus Long Hospital- 1
  • St Ann’s Hospital- 10
  • Scarborough Hospital- 5
  • Signal Hill- 1

There are 111 patients in Step-down/Transition Facilities: 

  • UWI, Debe 6
  • UWI, Canada hall 52
  • UWI, Freedom hall 45